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Pregnant and having an itching irritating feeling on left ovary? sometimes hurts when i reach scale of 1-10 the pain being 2

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Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Ovary pain: Minor pelvic discomfort and swelling in the ovary is common in pregnancy. More serious pain especially with abnormal bleeding is not normal and requires a checkup very soon.
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Ovary: The ovary shouldn't "itch per say in that it is an internal organ. The first 12 weeks of pregnancy or so are are supplied by hormones from the ovary from a cyst called the corpus luteum. This may be the sensation but try not to overread. It could be constipation! the bladder or general muscular pain from the stretching uterus. You have pinpointed the ovary, may be true, but other things in tum.

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